A Movie A Day - My Documented Journeyby cristinapoleone | created - 11 Sep 2012 | updated - 07 Jul 2016 | Public
A list of every film I have watched since 11th September 2012 with the goal of watching one movie every day.
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1. Friends with Benefits (2011)
R | 109 min | Comedy, Romance
A young man and woman decide to take their friendship to the next level without becoming a couple, but soon discover that adding sex only leads to complications.
Votes: 295,479 | Gross: $55.80M
Entertaining light-hearted comedy, cliche story line and very predictable. (11/9/2012
2. The Basketball Diaries (1995)
R | 102 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A teenager finds his dreams of becoming a basketball star threatened after he free falls into the harrowing world of drug addiction.
Votes: 87,508 | Gross: $2.42M
Good movie of how potential can be lost and how to regain it again. (11/9/2012)
3. Source Code (2011)
PG-13 | 93 min | Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete.
Votes: 419,601 | Gross: $54.71M
Slow start but thriller of a movie, narrow storyline but an interesting plot that is different from other movies. (12/9/2012)
4. Gattaca (1997)
PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.
Votes: 241,083 | Gross: $12.34M
Kind of boring, didn't really grab me and a confusing story line, however there are some cool ideas in the film. (13/9/2012)
5. Zoolander (2001)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy
At the end of his career, a clueless fashion model is brainwashed to kill the Prime Minister of Malaysia.
Votes: 217,243 | Gross: $45.17M
Great movie that never gets old, light hearted and entertaining with good comedic value. (14/9/2012)
6. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
When a massive fire kills their parents, three children are delivered to the custody of cousin and stage actor Count Olaf, who is secretly plotting to steal their parents' vast fortune.
Votes: 173,857 | Gross: $118.63M
Will always love just because the books are cool. (15/9/2012)
7. Rush Hour 2 (2001)
PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Carter and Lee head to Hong Kong for vacation, but become embroiled in a counterfeit money scam.
Votes: 173,117 | Gross: $226.16M
Jackie Chan - enough said. (16/9/2012)
8. The Watch (I) (2012)
R | 102 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Four men who form a neighborhood watch group as a way to get out of their day-to-day family routines find themselves defending the Earth from an alien invasion.
Votes: 110,307 | Gross: $35.35M
Boring, predictable and very cliche comedy. (17/9/2012)
9. I Am Legend (2007)
PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.
Votes: 586,397 | Gross: $256.39M
Scary at times but an interesting story line that makes you want to know more. (18/9/2012)
10. The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist, must make a daring trek from Washington, D.C. to New York City, to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age.
Votes: 359,971 | Gross: $186.74M
Seen this many times before, timeless. (19/9/2012)
11. The First Grader (2010)
PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau veteran who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford.
Votes: 3,763 | Gross: $0.33M
Love love love love love.
12. Lottery Ticket (I) (2010)
PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy
Kevin Carson is a young man living in the projects who has to survive a three-day weekend after his opportunistic neighbors find out he's holding a winning lottery ticket worth $370 million.
Votes: 8,545 | Gross: $24.71M
Really enjoyed the film, good hearty storyline with some good lessons about the materialism of money.
13. The Change-Up (2011)
R | 112 min | Comedy, Fantasy
Dave is a married man with three kids and a loving wife, and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain, lightning strikes and they switch bodies.
Votes: 145,173 | Gross: $37.08M
Predictable, just like freaky friday but newer and for adults
14. Jack and Jill (I) (2011)
PG | 91 min | Comedy
Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave.
Votes: 65,631 | Gross: $74.16M
Not Adam Sandler's best work.
15. The Smurfs (2011)
PG | 103 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world into New York City.
Votes: 72,502 | Gross: $142.61M
Advertised for all ages but this was solely aimed for children.
16. The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
R | 124 min | Comedy, Romance
One year after meeting, Tom proposes to his girlfriend, Violet, but unexpected events keep tripping them up as they look to walk down the aisle together.
Votes: 83,476 | Gross: $28.84M
Boring at times
17. Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
PG-13 | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A middle-aged husband's life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob, learning to pick up girls at bars.
Votes: 408,709 | Gross: $84.35M
Very entertaining and an unexpected twist at the end.
18. Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives rise to a super-intelligent chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising.
Votes: 445,394 | Gross: $176.76M
Second time I've seen this, not as great the second time...
19. The Island (2005)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
A man living in a futuristic sterile colony begins to question his circumscribed existence when his friend is chosen to go to the Island, the last uncontaminated place on earth.
Votes: 277,334 | Gross: $35.82M
Incredibly confusing - not a huge sci-fi fan.
20. (500) Days of Summer (2009)
PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman who doesn't believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her.
Votes: 411,928 | Gross: $32.39M
Kind of tedious but a nice light romance. (27/10/2012)
21. The Rum Diary (2011)
R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama
American journalist Paul Kemp takes on a freelance job in Puerto Rico for a local newspaper during the 1960s and struggles to find a balance between island culture and the expatriates who live there.
Votes: 91,146 | Gross: $13.10M
So slow and monotonous that I gave up after 30 minutes. Probably a good storyline, but took way too long to get into it and every scene was the same with just dialogue.
22. Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
PG | 101 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Yearning for escape and adventure, a young boy runs away from home and sails to an island filled with creatures that take him in as their king.
Votes: 92,313 | Gross: $77.23M
Very cute, but couldn't hack it because it was too young.
23. Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama
In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school, a mom starts an unusual business -- a biohazard removal/crime scene clean-up service -- with her unreliable sister.
Votes: 63,919 | Gross: $12.06M
Well made and nice storyline, but was very long and had an abrupt ending - no real clarity as to what happened.
24. The Art of Getting By (2011)
PG-13 | 83 min | Drama, Romance
George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who has made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.
Votes: 50,342 | Gross: $1.43M
The storyline suits the way the film was made in the representation of events. (1/11/12)
25. Ghost World (2001)
R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama
With only the plan of moving in together after high school, two unusually devious friends seek direction in life. As a mere gag, they respond to a man's newspaper ad for a date, only to find it will greatly complicate their lives.
Votes: 102,280 | Gross: $6.22M
Quirky with a weird storyline but took too long to get into and the resolution was unclear. (2/11/12)
26. Into the Wild (2007)
R | 148 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.
Votes: 478,164 | Gross: $18.35M
Perhaps one of the greatest films I have ever seen. So meaningful, symbolic and accurate to life. Will definitely watch many more times because there are so many lessons to take on board. Great cinematography also, some very beautiful camera angles that emphasised messages within scenes. (3/11/12)
27. Graffiti Wars (2011 TV Movie)
47 min | Documentary
A look at the feud between graffiti artists King Robbo and Banksy.
Learnt a lot about King Robbo, well made and insightful. (4/11/12)
28. Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010)
R | 87 min | Documentary, Comedy, Crime
The story of how an eccentric French shop-keeper and amateur film-maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy, only to have the artist turn the camera back on its owner. The film contains... See full summary »
Votes: 55,646 | Gross: $3.29M
Good documentary, shows so much of the street art culture that is otherwise left unseen. (5/11/12)
29. Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010)
R | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
When their country is invaded and their families are taken, eight unlikely high school teenagers band together to fight.
Love this movie, shows off Australia's landscape nicely and perhaps one of the greater works of Australian cinema.
30. Bad Teacher (2011)
R | 92 min | Comedy
A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job, her students, and her co-workers is forced to return to teaching to make enough money for breast implants after her wealthy fiancé dumps her.
Votes: 171,042 | Gross: $100.29M
Entertaining, a good comedy, never really seen Cameron Diaz in this kind of character.
31. The Forgotten Ones (2009 Video)
R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller
When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A ... See full summary »
Creepy and disturbing creatures with a predictable cliche happy ending but it still managed to keep me involved and interested the whole movie.
32. Uptown Girls (2003)
PG-13 | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A grown-up woman, who kept her childish instincts and behavior, starts working as a nanny of a 8-year-old girl, who actually acts like an adult. But in the end everything turns to its right places.
Votes: 31,071 | Gross: $36.92M
Very predictable ending but entertaining throughout the entire movie.
33. I Am Sam (2001)
PG-13 | 132 min | Drama
A mentally handicapped man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his cold hearted lawyer the value of love and family.
Votes: 129,581 | Gross: $40.31M
Studied this film before in media studies, picked up on more details every time I watch it - never ceases to make me cry!
34. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
PG-13 | 124 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
As a string of mysterious killings grips Seattle, Bella, whose high school graduation is fast approaching, is forced to choose between her love for vampire Edward and her friendship with werewolf Jacob.
Votes: 197,329 | Gross: $300.53M
Seen this many times before but this time for the lead up to the last Breaking Dawn Part 2.
35. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
PG-13 | 117 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
The Quileutes close in on expecting parents Edward and Bella, whose unborn child poses a threat to the Wolf Pack and the towns people of Forks.
Votes: 194,603 | Gross: $281.29M
I love this, so far my favourite in the series, also very well made compared to the others. Watched this time as part of the lead up to the final film Breaking Dawn Part 2.
36. Katy Perry: Part of Me (2012)
PG | 93 min | Documentary, Music
A look at the life, career and music of singer Katy Perry as we follow her on the California Dreams World Tour.
Votes: 12,763 | Gross: $25.24M
I enjoyed this, I learn't a lot of new facts about Katy Perry and it provided a solid insight to her life - however, at times it was very one-sided.
37. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
PG-13 | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
After the birth of Renesmee/Nessie, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.
Votes: 199,354 | Gross: $292.30M
Seriously good ending to the series. I loved this final instalment and it was well made and certainly lived up to my expectations.
38. Remember Me (2010)
PG-13 | 113 min | Drama, Romance
A romantic drama centered on two new lovers: Tyler, whose parents have split in the wake of his brother's suicide, and Ally, who lives each day to the fullest since witnessing her mother's murder.
Votes: 122,368 | Gross: $19.07M
Great movie, the storyline was very well thought out and well made. I liked how the whole film was full of twists and unpredictable to what seemed to be a predictable film. Robert Pattinson did this one a justice.
39. The Notebook (2004)
PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Romance
A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences.
Votes: 435,567 | Gross: $81.00M
Actually the first time I have watched this in whole. Beautiful.
40. Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama
An unattractive seventh grader struggles to cope with inattentive parents, snobbish classmates, a smart older brother, an attractive younger sister, and her own insecurities in suburban New Jersey.
Votes: 28,310 | Gross: $4.77M
Weird, no real storyline, dragged on, kind of lame and artificial.
41. Flipped (I) (2010)
PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Two eighth-graders start to have feelings for each other despite being total opposites.
Votes: 68,251 | Gross: $1.75M
Good movie, although a basic storyline, still very basic. I like the 50s setting but the narrations got annoying at times even though they kept it innocent.
42. 127 Hours (2010)
R | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.
Votes: 302,461 | Gross: $18.34M
Inspirational, can't believe this was a true story.
43. Fired Up! (2009)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy
The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.
Votes: 39,133 | Gross: $17.23M
Super cliche, predictable happy ending and fake actors but also entertaining and light hearted.
44. I Am Number Four (2011)
PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story.
Votes: 207,015 | Gross: $55.10M
45. New York Minute (I) (2004)
PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Family
One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into ... See full summary »
Votes: 18,974 | Gross: $14.02M
Predictable and clumsy.
47. Daria in 'Is It College Yet?' (2002 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 90 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance
Daria, Jane, and the rest of the Lawndale High seniors face graduation and college in this series finale TV-movie from MTV's "Daria."
48. Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
G | 82 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
An eight year-old boy genius and his friends must rescue their parents after the adults are abducted by aliens.
Votes: 26,152 | Gross: $80.94M
49. Bridesmaids (I) (2011)
R | 125 min | Comedy, Romance
Competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the bride's best friend, threatens to upend the life of an out-of-work pastry chef.
Votes: 234,006 | Gross: $169.11M
So predictable, nothing new, kind of boring at times. Frustrating to watch and only started the resolution to the plot in the last twenty minutes even though a full two-hour long film...
50. Paradise Road (1997)
R | 122 min | Drama, History, War
Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery.
Votes: 4,549 | Gross: $1.92M
51. 2012 (I) (2009)
PG-13 | 158 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind.
Votes: 306,537 | Gross: $166.11M
52. As Good as It Gets (1997)
PG-13 | 139 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A single mother and waitress, a misanthropic author, and a gay artist form an unlikely friendship after the artist is assaulted in a robbery.
Votes: 239,822 | Gross: $148.48M
54. Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
PG-13 | 94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them.
Votes: 264,625 | Gross: $45.51M
Some very beautiful camera shots to compliment and expose the vulnerability of the children and the landscape.
55. Going the Distance (2010)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Romance
A romantic comedy centered on a guy and a gal who try to keep their love alive as they shuttle back and forth between New York and San Francisco to see one another.
Votes: 52,761 | Gross: $17.80M
57. Liberal Arts (2012)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
When 30-something Jesse returns to his alma mater for a professor's retirement party, he falls for Zibby, a college student, and is faced with a powerful attraction that springs up between them.
Votes: 31,870 | Gross: $0.32M
58. Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Romance
Lifelong platonic friends Zack and Miri look to solve their respective cash-flow problems by making an adult film together. As the cameras roll, however, the duo begin to sense that they may have more feelings for each other than they previously thought.
Votes: 157,734 | Gross: $31.46M
59. 21 Jump Street (2012)
R | 109 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A pair of underachieving cops are sent back to a local high school to blend in and bring down a synthetic drug ring.
Votes: 446,094 | Gross: $138.45M
Entertaining and easy to get absorbed in.
60. Pitch Perfect (2012)
PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Music, Romance
Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.
Votes: 234,175 | Gross: $65.00M
Anna Kendrick makes this film, she is perfectly suited to and works her character with ease.
61. The Heartbreak Kid (2007)
R | 116 min | Comedy, Romance
A newly wed man who believes he's just gotten hitched to the perfect woman encounters another lady on his honeymoon.
Votes: 76,463 | Gross: $36.79M
62. Good Will Hunting (1997)
R | 126 min | Drama
Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.
Votes: 685,804 | Gross: $138.43M
An inspirational film which I would certainly look back to.
63. Everything Must Go (2010)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
When an alcoholic relapses, causing him to lose his wife and his job, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to his return to form.
Votes: 43,627 | Gross: $2.71M
64. Young Adult (2011)
R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama
Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter.
Votes: 68,531 | Gross: $16.31M
PG-13 | 178 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.
Votes: 1,367,728 | Gross: $315.54M
66. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
PG-13 | 179 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.
Votes: 1,219,669 | Gross: $342.55M
PG-13 | 201 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.
Votes: 1,347,528 | Gross: $377.85M
68. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A reluctant hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.
Votes: 685,042 | Gross: $303.00M
69. Jakob the Liar (1999)
PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, War
In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out near curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German ... See full summary »
Votes: 13,441 | Gross: $4.96M
70. Fire with Fire (II) (2012)
R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against, after being held up at a local convenience store, threatens him.
71. The Lucky One (2012)
PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Romance
A Marine travels to Louisiana after serving three tours in Iraq and searches for the unknown woman he believes was his good luck charm during the war.
Votes: 86,222 | Gross: $60.46M
72. Serious Moonlight (2009)
R | 81 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
A high-powered attorney duct tapes her adulterous husband to the toilet ... right before their home is invaded by burglars.
Votes: 7,080 | Gross: $0.03M
73. We Bought a Zoo (2011)
PG | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Set in Southern California, a father moves his young family to the countryside to renovate and re-open a struggling zoo.
Votes: 119,703 | Gross: $75.62M
74. Morning Glory (2010)
PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An upstart television producer accepts the challenge of reviving a struggling morning show program with warring co-hosts.
Votes: 63,006 | Gross: $31.01M
75. Mean Girls 2 (2011 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy
The Plastics are back in the long-awaited follow-up to the smash hit Mean Girls - and now the clique is more fashionable, funny, and ferocious than ever.
Definition of *beep*
76. Chalet Girl (2011)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport
Former skateboard champion Kim wants to make more money after her mother's tragic death. She joins the elite posh servicing company, which sends her off to Austria.
Votes: 20,607 | Gross: $0.00M
77. Something Borrowed (2011)
PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Friendships are tested and secrets come to the surface when terminally single Rachel falls for Dex, her best friend Darcy's fiancé.
Votes: 51,375 | Gross: $39.05M
78. Like Crazy (2011)
PG-13 | 86 min | Drama, Romance
A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.
Votes: 52,065 | Gross: $3.41M
79. Somewhere (2010)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
After withdrawing to the Chateau Marmont, a passionless Hollywood actor reexamines his life when his eleven-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.
Votes: 38,338 | Gross: $1.77M
I enjoyed the development of the plot but ended too abruptly with loose ends.
80. Elf (2003)
PG | 97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.
Votes: 165,502 | Gross: $173.40M
Annoying but a typical Christmas film.
81. Sudden Death (1995)
R | 111 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
A former fireman takes on a group of terrorists holding the Vice President and others hostage during the seventh game of the NHL Stanley Cup finals.
Votes: 27,715 | Gross: $20.35M
83. Hitchcock (2012)
PG-13 | 98 min | Biography, Drama
Votes: 64,614 | Gross: $6.01M
85. Edtv (1999)
PG-13 | 122 min | Comedy, Drama
A video store clerk agrees to have his life filmed by a camera crew for a television show.
Votes: 37,419 | Gross: $22.36M
The camera style complimented and enhanced the theme of the film.
86. Red Riding Hood (2011)
PG-13 | 100 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Set in a medieval village that is haunted by a werewolf, a young girl falls for an orphaned woodcutter, much to her family's displeasure.
Votes: 97,109 | Gross: $37.66M
87. After the Sunset (2004)
PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
The story of what happens after a master thief achieves his last big score, when the F.B.I. Agent who promised he'd capture him, is about to do just that.
Votes: 40,346 | Gross: $28.33M
88. What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
PG-13 | 118 min | Drama
After his father's death, Gilbert has to care for his mentally disabled brother, Arnie, and his morbidly obese mother, which is suddenly challenged when love walks into his life.
Votes: 185,045 | Gross: $9.17M
90. 50/50 (2011)
R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.
Votes: 287,422 | Gross: $35.01M
91. Coming to America (1988)
R | 116 min | Comedy, Romance
An extremely pampered African Prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
Votes: 132,213 | Gross: $128.15M
Eddie Murphey's fake accent should not be allowed on screen as an actual character, that is all.
92. A Thousand Words (I) (2012)
PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Drama
After stretching the truth on a deal with a spiritual guru, literary agent Jack McCall finds a Bodhi tree on his property. Its appearance holds a valuable lesson on the consequences of every word he speaks.
Votes: 33,706 | Gross: $18.44M
93. Half Nelson (2006)
R | 106 min | Drama
An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.
Votes: 76,165 | Gross: $2.69M
95. Matilda (1996)
PG | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable.
Votes: 99,820 | Gross: $33.08M
Cult classic, every time I watch I notice something new. Danny DeVito works a charm, especially through his narrations.
96. The Hunger Games (2012)
PG-13 | 142 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.
Votes: 754,473 | Gross: $408.01M
Heavy symbolism and some excellent frames to embellish the themes within the film.
97. Beautiful Creatures (2013)
PG-13 | 124 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Ethan longs to escape his small Southern town. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.
Votes: 74,256 | Gross: $19.45M
98. Looper (2012)
R | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits - someone like Joe - who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by sending back Joe's future self for assassination.
Votes: 466,448 | Gross: $66.49M
A breath of fresh air, nicely executed minimal style helped to simplify the sometimes very confusing plot whilst in development.
100. City Island (2009)
PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con (Strait) brought ... See full summary »
Votes: 28,442 | Gross: $6.67M